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Invitation to the opening of the First Commonwealth Parliament at Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 9 May 1901.

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Whereat collection
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Invitations
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Sands & McDougall Limited
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Zwitsal Baby - Zalf baby ointment

Zwitsal Baby - Zalf baby ointment

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Ointments
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1949
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'Bundjungu', bark painting, native plant species

'Bundjungu', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2012
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Handwritten recipe for ham sandwich

Handwritten recipe for ham sandwich

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Mt Doreen

Mt Doreen

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susie Nangala Watson
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Album containing 52 carte de visite portrait photographs of members of the Faithfull family

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photograph albums
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Scrap of paper with hand-written aircraft weight calculations

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Charles & Diana

Charles & Diana

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Commemorative plates
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England
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Diana Princess of Wales
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1981
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Harold
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Yellow ochre

Yellow ochre

Douglas Seaton collection
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Chelmsford Hotel, Kurri Kurri, NSW

Chelmsford Hotel, Kurri Kurri, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kurri Kurri, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael and Lindy Chamberlain in court...' by Veronica O'Leary dated 6 October 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Stirrer

Stirrer

Milikapiti Council collection
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Artists equipment
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Freddy Paddy
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Light Horse in action, Romani, Palestine, 1916

Light Horse in action, Romani, Palestine, 1916

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dymphna Kerinaina
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Bulli Lookout, Sth Coast, NSW

Bulli Lookout, Sth Coast, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bulli Lookout, Bulli, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Ian Barker QC.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 16 September 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Convict love token from Thomas Spicer, January 17, 1818

Convict love token from Thomas Spicer, January 17, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Burdekin River Bridge, Queensland Northern Railway, North Queensland

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burdekin River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Porcelain caricature wine bottle

Porcelain caricature wine bottle

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Wine bottles
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Crochet milk jug cover with penguin shells

Crochet milk jug cover with penguin shells

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection
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Artworks
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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2003
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Two long, thin green metal knitting needles

Two long, thin green metal knitting needles

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Knitting needles
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Oval ebony and brass Mortise gauge

Oval ebony and brass Mortise gauge

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodworking gauges
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Mr George H. Taylor
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St. Paul's Church from the South End of Swanston St., Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru

Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru

Enid Bowden collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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Retouched blade [stone implement]

Retouched blade [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Retouched flakes
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Town Hall, Narrabri

Town Hall, Narrabri

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brown piece of card folded in to form box shape

Brown piece of card folded in to form box shape

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Container components
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Pencil sketch depicting Little Bo Peep

Pencil sketch depicting Little Bo Peep

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Paris - Brest - Paris, 1891-1991 [cycling]

Paris - Brest - Paris, 1891-1991 [cycling]

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Commemorative badges
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Lennie Koowarta
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The Methodist Church & hall, Mt Gambier, SA

The Methodist Church & hall, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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W.W.F. [Waterside Workers Federation]

W.W.F. [Waterside Workers Federation]

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Union badges
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Linda Clyne
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Menu for a Luncheon on the 27th September 1945 at Parliament House, Canberra

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Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1945
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Main Western Highway, Avenue of Honour, east end of Bacchus Marsh

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Sam Kirby
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Leah Kerinaiua
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Bark painting, Malay  Prau, painted by Yalioura on Groote Eylandt, April 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yalioura
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1948
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Red evening ensemble

Red evening ensemble

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Evening ensembles
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Ferns, with a fence in the foreground.

Ferns, with a fence in the foreground.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Merchant Mills Dept. (18

Merchant Mills Dept. (18" Mill Engine)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stone slab with incised crocodile, a kangaroo, a wallaby, as well as a human figure with some small amount of vegetation

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rock carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Handwritten recipe for an ointment

Handwritten recipe for an ointment

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Invitation addressed to Miss Faithfull from Mrs John Marks.

Invitation addressed to Miss Faithfull from Mrs John Marks.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Bottom grinding stone

Bottom grinding stone

Douglas Seaton collection
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Lower grinding stones
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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'Napililingu', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

'Napililingu', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1968
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Erythrina vespertilio Leguminosae

Erythrina vespertilio Leguminosae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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War Orphans Appeal, Lest We forget, Legacy Club

War Orphans Appeal, Lest We forget, Legacy Club

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Legacy Club
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Sir David Beatty, Admiral of the Fleet, Royal Navy

Sir David Beatty, Admiral of the Fleet, Royal Navy

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Badges
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England
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Sir David Beatty
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1914
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State Boys' Memorial - that's one of our boys, 1919

State Boys' Memorial - that's one of our boys, 1919

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1919
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bruce Ella
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Arrival of the Governor Mossman Queensland 17 June 1910

Arrival of the Governor Mossman Queensland 17 June 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mossman, Queensland, Australia
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1910
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Paddles
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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A canvas water bag with string handles.

A canvas water bag with string handles.

Rae Page collection
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Water bags
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George Serras
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Letter from Alexander Mussen to Thomas Mussen, February 1856

Letter from Alexander Mussen to Thomas Mussen, February 1856

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Alexander Mussen
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1856
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2035 HMS Hermes

2035 HMS Hermes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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1906
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The animal crab duck

The animal crab duck

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Beverley A. Munkara
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1975
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